Barb Matias

Executive Director, Human Resources

Barb Matias joined Palm Beach State College in September 2003 and has 18 years of comprehensive experience in human resource leadership and organizational development. She holds a master's degree in human resources management and labor relations and is a trained mediator.

In her capacity, Barb designs high-performing strategies and executable solutions to build and enrich organizational design, performance management, talent development, and employee engagement. She has extensive knowledge in employment law, total compensation strategies, competency frameworks, position classification, career development, and change management.

Barb was named the Education Partner of the Year by ASPIRA of Florida, Inc of Palm Beach County. Barb is a member of the Society of Human Resources Management, College and University Professional Association for Human Resources, Association for Talent Development, and Human Resources of Palm Beach County.